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Nutmeg tree canopy

Nutmeg Tree: Growing Two Tropical Spices

Warm climate gardeners can grow and enjoy the tropical nutmeg tree… and get both nutmeg and mace as a result! We explain how to do it.


Clubroot: Common Brassica Root Disease

Clubroot strikes out against cruciferous plants, reducing their ability to absorb water from the soil. We explore preventative measures.

Leaf mulch

Leaf Mulch: Tree-Powered Garden Additive

Not enough people put leaf mulch to use in their gardens, and they should. These lovely gifts from deciduous trees build incredible soil!